September 28-30, 2000

Microcomputer-Based Laboratories Workshop

Overview Schedule


Thursday

AM

8:00

Vans leave Best Western motel

CJH & TLO

 

8:15

Registration (E2013 in E building)

 

 

8:30

Welcome, Introductions & Project Overview (E2013)

CJH & TLO

 

9:30

Overview of MBL interfaces, sensors, & curriculum

TLO, CJH, & RT

 

10:30

Kinematics (E2008)

BH, RT, & TLO

PM

12:00

Lunch/Sharing (JJC Cafeteria in J Building)

CJH, & TLO

 

1:00

PASCO demos (E2008)

Tom Kuhn

 

2:00

Newton's Laws (E2008 )

RT, TLO, & CJH

 

4:00

Energy & Momentum (E2008)

RT, TLO, & CJH

 

6:00

Supper/Sharing at the La Mex

CJH & TLO

EVE

7:30

Heat and Temperature (E2008)

BH & RT

 

9:30

Vans leave for Best Western motel

TLO & CJH

 

10:15

Optional open discussion at the Best Western

TLO & CJH


Friday

AM

8:00

Vans leave Best Western motel for JJC

CJH & TLO

 

8:30

Electric Circuits (E2008)

RT, TLO, & CJH

 

10:30

Sound & Waves (E2008)

TLO, RT, & CJH

PM

12:00

Lunch (JJC Cafeteria in J Building)

CJH, & TLO

 

1:00

Rotational Motion (E2008)

TLO, CJH, & BH

 

3:00

Nuclear Radiation (E2008)

RT & CJH

 

4:00

Field Trip to Caterpillar

CJH & Robert Garza

EVE

6:00

Supper/Sharing at the Old Country Buffet

CJH & TLO

 

7:30

Magnetism (E2008)

TLO, CJH, & BH

 

9:30

Vans leave for Best Western motel

TLO & CJH

 

10:15

Optional open discussion at the Best Western

TLO & CJH


Saturday

AM

8:00

Vans leave Best Western motel

CJH & TLO

 

 

(Participants not staying over Saturday evening need to check out and bring their luggage)

 

 

8:30

Assessment & Curriculum Issues(E2013)

TLO, CJH, & RT

 

10:30

Technician Education Discussion and Implementation Issues (E2013)

CJH, TLO, & BH

 

11:45

Pizza Lunch (E2012)

CJH & TLO

PM

1:00

Remote data collection and other sensors (E2013)

CJH, TLO, & RT

 

2:00

MBL and Project Discussion(E2013)

TLO, CJH, & RT

 

3:30

Wrap-Up (E2013)

CJH & TLO

 

4:30

Workshop ends & van departures for airport and hotel

CJH & TLO

EVE

5:30

Leave for optional Supper at Die Bier Stube

CJH & TLO


Sunday

AM

6:15

Van leaves Best Western for airport for departures between 8-10 am

 GW

 

8:00

Van leaves Best Western for airport for departures after 10 am

 GW


CJH - Curtis Hieggelke, TLO - Tom O'Kuma, BH - Bill Hogan, RT - Ron Thornton